of, causing, or showing love, esp. sexual love
Origin of amatoryClassical Latin amatorius ; from amator, lover: see amateur
Of, relating to, or expressive of love, especially romantic love: an amatory mood; an amatory embrace.
Origin of amatoryLatin amat&omacron;rius, from amator, lover; see amateur.
(comparative more amatory, superlative most amatory)
From Latin amatorius (“pertaining to love or a lover”), from amator (“a lover”), from amare (“to love”).